21 Dec Ice Climbing Ecrins 2015
The 25th edition of Ice Climbing Ecrins is taking place from January 15 to 18 in Argentière-la-Bessée, in the French Hautes-Alpes department, at the foot of the Ecrins range. This international ice climbing meeting proposes this year a very rich schedule including: workshops (ice climbing, ski and snowshoe trekking), training by mountain guides, free equipment loan, shuttle transport, events (movies, concerts, shows, children’s circus, firework display), free massage by a team of physiotherapists, free access screen printing, resoling of boots and shoes, mountain literature with a literary café… Ice Climbing Ecrins 2015 is also developing initiation sites on ice-falls and in dry-tooling, and is facilitating access to other areas of improvement so that training clubs, disabled people, debutants and practicians of all levels can find their pleasure. International dry-tooling contest Moreover, an international dry-tooling OPEN competition will be held on Saturday 17.
See more on the official website.